Dubai is perfect for a luxury family holiday, with the vast majority of our featured hotels and resorts offering kids’ clubs for youngsters. Beyond the hotels and resorts, however, there is so much to keep the entire family entertained right through their holiday, with plenty more options to explore on a return visit! Beaches and waterparks are popular, Aquaventure and Wild Wadi Waterpark™ providing fun attractions such as lazy rivers, vertigo-inducing waterslides and play areas. The Lost Chambers Aquarium is well worth visiting, too, and houses no fewer than 65,000 marine animals, exhibits and a touch tank, with Marine Educators on hand to inspire and educate.
If you fancy squeezing in a little practise for your next luxury family ski holiday, the indoor, Alpine-themed Ski Dubai resort boasts year-round snow, a quarter pipe, five ski runs and a snow park perfect for families to enjoy tobogganing, bobsledding and building snowmen, while Dubai Marina is home to an ice-rink, skate zone and a cinema showing the latest Hollywood blockbusters. In Downtown Dubai, award-winning KidZania affords children the opportunity to role play in a child-size city environment and be ‘paid’ for carrying out their chosen ‘career’, SEGA Republic offers five themed zones, a rollercoaster and amusement games that are sure to indulge adrenaline-loving families, while the impressive Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo is also a popular family hangout and can be found in Dubai Mall – a win-win situation for those families who also have shopaholic tendencies! BOUNCE Dubai is the city’s latest award-winning attraction and is a fun, urban playground with over a hundred interconnecting trampolines for free-jumping, a wall runner and slam dunk rings above runway trampolines.